Gladys Pasley Pharis, 97

Published 12:55 pm Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Gladys Pasley Pharis, 97, widow of Eugene Pharis, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at her home. A native of Clark County, Kentucky, she was born on October 12, 1923, to the late Roger and Martha Ann Finney Pasley. After graduating from Clark County High School in 1942, Gladys attended KY Wesleyan College and Eastern KY University. She was a bank bookkeeper, a teacher in Clark County, and after 20 years retired from the Bluegrass Army Depot in 1985. Gladys was a Kentucky Colonel and a member of Bethlehem Christian Church. She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

Survivors include two children, Jo Ann (Donald) Withrow and Roger (Peggy) Pharis; seven grandchildren, Eric (Summer) Withrow, Chris (Jennifer) Withrow, Daniel Withrow, Eugenia (John) Dorsey, Jason (Alicia) Pharis, Patrick (Crystal) Pharis, Chad (Jessica) Pharis; fourteen great grandchildren, Jessie Withrow, Nicholas Withrow, Zachary Withrow, Logan Withrow, Emma Dorsey, Kiera Dorsey, Conner Withrow, Alayna Withrow, Jamie Pharis, Baylee Pharis, Tyler Pharis, Chase Pharis, Katelyn (Trevor) Robison, and Karly Pharis.

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She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brothers, Earl and Marcus Pasley, and son-in-law, Donald Withrow.

Graveside services will be 11:00AM, Saturday, October 9, 2021, at Winchester Cemetery at the White Shelter. Pallbearers will be her grandchildren and honorary pallbearers will be her great grandchildren.